New Providence Island Restaurants

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Over 70 percent of the entire population of the Bahamas lives and works on New Providence, and it is also the most popularly visited by vacationers.  In order to accommodate such a large number of voracious eaters, this island is home to an extraordinary number of restaurants spanning all styles and cuisines making it the perfect destination for the adventurous eater. 

Caribbean Cuisine

Restaurants Map

Caribbean cuisine is a tremendously popular choice on New Providence Island. Since this kind of cuisine contains features borrowed from a variety of cultures and culinary techniques, just about any type of diner will find dishes they like at these restaurants. Remember to click on the links to read additional info.

Graycliff can be found at Graycliff Hotel And Restaurant and has a few different cuisines to try, including Caribbean and Continental. Coupling fine dining with a bistro atmosphere, Graycliff is the perfect fit for nearly every dinner's mood, and every dining occasion. Popular amongst locals, this restaurant serves as a great opportunity for visitors to dine like a true Bahamian. Guests will find them at 12 West Hill Street .

Diners may enjoy visiting Aqua Restaurant. Aqua features a Caribbean preparation of fresh dishes as well as also offering a buffet for quick and easy meals. They are located at 1 Bay Street.

Compass Point Restaurant has a couple of cuisines to try, including Caribbean and International. At Compass Point Restaurant, guests are welcome to sit inside the brightly decorated dining room, out on the patio, or at one of two bars. Although this locale mainly services Compass Point guests, visitors are more than welcome to stop by for a meal or just to enjoy a drink with friends. They can be found on West Bay Street.

Just below you can look through the 24 restaurants offering visitors this food.

Caribbean Restaurants on New Providence Island
Name Location Phone Number
Aqua Restaurant Downtown Nassau (242) 322-3301
Charlie's Place Nassau (242) 394-0300
Compass Point Restaurant 0.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central Gambier (242) 327-4500
Cricket Club Restaurant & Pub Nassau 326-4720
Dolphin Grill 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 327-6000
Double D's Restaurant Nassau 393-2771
Footprints 3.8 mi. South of Central Gambier (888) 909-7001
Frankie Gone Bananas Restaurant 1.0 mi. West of Downtown Nassau (242) 323-0259
Graycliff Downtown Nassau (242) 302-9150
Junkanoo Beach Resort Restaurant and Bar 0.5 mi. West of Downtown Nassau (242) 322-1515
Kafe Kalik Festival Place Downtown Nassau --
Nettie's Place Restaurant 0.3 mi. South West of Central Cable Beach (242) 327-8153
Olive's Mediterranean Cafe Downtown Nassau (242) 356-3986
Out Island Bar 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Poop Deck Nassau 1.5 mi. East of Downtown Nassau (242) 393-8175
Shoal Restaurant and Lounge 0.9 mi. South West of Downtown Nassau (242) 323-4400
Simmer Down Restaurant 0.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach 24-270-22800
Talking Stick Downtown Nassau (242) 322-8450
Three Tides 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Twin Brothers Arawak Cay 1.0 mi. West of Downtown Nassau (242) 328-5033
Twin Brothers Coconut Avenue 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 326-6771
Twin Brothers Marathon 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 393-6050
Twin Brothers Potter's Cay 1.3 mi. East of Downtown Nassau (242) 328-5033
Via Caffe Downtown Nassau (242) 322-7209

Local Cuisines

For those guests who like trying exciting new flavors that are distinctive to the areas they visit, New Providence Island offers a few local choices to pick from.

Bimini Market is located at Meliá Nassau Beach and has a couple of cuisines to choose from, including Cajun and Creole. Decorated like a trading market, Bimini Market is a favorite spot for casual meals at the Sheraton. Visitors will find them on West Bay Street.

A restaurant in the vicinity to think about is Negril Cafe. Jamaican favorites, such as the national dish of ackee and codfish are on the menu at Negril Cafe. They're located on Village Road.

Other Local Restaurants on New Providence Island
Name Location Type Phone Number
Bimini Market 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Cajun, Creole (242) 327-6000
Negril Cafe 2.5 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau Jamaican 393-4915

European and Asian

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Hungry guests hoping to find some European fare will find plenty of different options to choose from. Alongside Italian-style food, you will also be able to find French and Mediterranean options.

Bennigans Nassau is a great place to consider. You may not be able to go to Ireland for dinner, but you can experience the atmosphere of the Green Isle by dining at Bennigans. You will be able to find them on Marathon Road.

Brussels Bistro offers a couple of cuisines to try, including Belgian and French. Set in the heart of downtown Nassau, Brussels Bistro offers guests the opportunity to dine on authentic European cuisine, particularly focusing on French and Belgian fare. Marco (who owns the restaurant with his wife Heneliza) grew up in Belgium working in the restaurant business with his family, allowing him to share his expert knowledge of Belgian food with the Bahamas. You'll be able to find them on Frederick Street.

A notable local establishment you might like is Double Dragon Bay Street. With several locations located throughout New Providence, Double Dragon is a popular chain in Nassau that delivers classic Chinese take-out that people around the world enjoy. Double Dragon is run by owners from Canton, China, a fact that ensures every dish is authentically Chinese. You'll be able to find them on East bay Street.

Be sure look through the table right below in order to learn of all the relevant restaurants that you will be able to find within New Providence Island.

European and Asian Restaurants on New Providence Island
Name Location Type Phone Number
Amici A Trattoria 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 327-6000
Bennigan's Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Irish 394-4880
Bennigans Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau American, Irish (242) 394-4880
Blue Caviar on the Beach 1.2 mi. West of Central Cable Beach French (242) 327-7111
Brussels Bistro Downtown Nassau Belgian, French (242) 326-4523
Cafe Madeleine 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach French (242) 677-9000
Cafe Matisse Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 356-7012
Canton House Chinese Restaurant Nassau Chinese 394-1440
Capriccio Ristorante 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 327-8547
Cricket Club Restaurant & Pub Nassau British, Caribbean 326-4720
Domino's Cable Beach 0.1 mi. South-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 677-7200
Domino's Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 394-8080
Double Dragon Bay Street 1.5 mi. East of Downtown Nassau Chinese (242) 393-5718
Double Dragon Charlotte Street Downtown Nassau Chinese (242) 326-7268
Double Dragon Marathon 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Chinese (242) 393-0943
East Villa Restaurant and Lounge 3.5 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau Chinese (242) 393-3377
Graycliff Downtown Nassau Caribbean, Continental, French (242) 302-9150
Happy Buddha Chinese Restaurant Nassau Chinese 323-2889
Ichiban Restaurant Nassau Japanese 322-7728
Katsuya 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Japanese (242) 677-9000
Luciano's Of Chicago 0.9 mi. East of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 323-7770
Mahogany House 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gambier International, Italian (242) 362-6669
Marco's Pizza Nassau Italian 361-6900
Montagu Gardens 2.0 mi. East of Downtown Nassau French (242) 394-6347
Olive's Mediterranean Cafe Downtown Nassau Caribbean, Greek, Mediterranean (242) 356-3986
Olives Meze Grill 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cable Beach Greek, Mediterranean (242) 327-6393
Phoenix Chinese Restaurant Nassau Chinese --
STIX 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Pan Asian / Pacific Rim (242) 677-9000
Sbarro Cable Beach 0.2 mi. South West of Central Cable Beach Italian (242) 327-7711
Sbarro Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Italian (242) 356-0800
Seafront Sushi Japanese Restaurant & Cafe Nassau Japanese --
Shima 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gambier Indonesian, Thai, Vietnamese (242) 698-6300
Taj Mahal Downtown Nassau Indian (242) 356-3002
The Blue Sail Restaurant and Bar 1.2 mi. West of Central Cable Beach French, Mediterranean (242) 327-7111
The Imperial Takeaway 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Chinese --
Via Caffe Downtown Nassau Caribbean, European (242) 322-7209
Vip Chinese Food 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau Chinese --
Vip Chinese Restaurant Nassau Chinese 393-5435

American

American food is extremely popular on New Providence Island. For less adventuresome guests, there are 18 restaurants serving typical American meals.

Green Parrot Harbour Front Restaurant is another restaurant in the vicinity you might try. The Green Parrot Harbour Front Restaurant is the main branch of several Green Parrot restaurants and bars in the Bahamas. The gorgeous view of the harbor and genuine Bahamian cuisine typifies this locale which is a favorite meeting place amongst locals and tourists alike.

Wing Zone: Perfect for game night, special occasions, or anytime you're just craving wings, Wing Zone is a top spot for all of your chicken wing needs. Numerous flavors are available for take out or delivery in Nassau. Visitors will find them on Soldier Road.

Starbucks Cable Beach has a couple of different dishes to choose from, including coffee and sandwiches. Needing a little energy to help you explore the island? The largest coffee company in the world is also in the Bahamas. You'll find them on West Bay Street.

Starbucks Harbour Bay is situated at Harbour Bay Shopping Center and is a casual restaurant located in Nassau, New Providence Island. Starbucks offers an assortment of items from sandwiches and pastries, to sodas and teas. Of course, their main focus is their coffees, which include diverse types like American, espresso, lattes, cappuccino, and many others including seasonally flavored drinks. If you are looking for something specific and want to call ahead, do so at (242) 394-3002.

Be sure to view the chart just below for specifics about related options within the area.

American Restaurants on New Providence Island
Name Location Phone Number
Bennigans Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 394-4880
Burger King Nassau 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau --
Commonwealth 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Drift 0.9 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Green Parrot Harbour Front Restaurant 0.9 mi. East of Downtown Nassau (242) 322-9248
KFC Cable Beach 1.7 mi. West of Downtown Nassau --
KFC Nassau 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 393-5700
Quiznos Cable Beach 1.2 mi. South West of Downtown Nassau --
Royal Blue Tavern 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Starbucks 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Starbucks Cable Beach 0.1 mi. South of Central Cable Beach (242) 327-6112
Starbucks Charlotte Street Nassau (242) 323-7828
Starbucks Harbour Bay 1.8 mi. East of Downtown Nassau (242) 394-3002
Subway Marathon 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 601-0111
The Palms Cafe 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach (242) 677-9000
Wendy's Bernard 2.4 mi. Northeast of Central Nassau (242) 328-7837
Wendy's Marathon 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau (242) 393-5755
Wing Zone Nassau (242) 394-5001

Other Restaurants

Mahogany House

You'll be able to choose from more locations offering other types of food on New Providence Island.

Caribe Cafe is located at Meliá Nassau Beach and has a variety of dishes to enjoy, including desserts and pizza. The Caribe Cafe is open daily from 6:30am until 12:30pm. You'll be able to find them on West Bay Street.

A notable restaurant in the area you might enjoy is Humidor Brazilian Steakhouse. Indulge in a feast of fire grilled steaks that keep coming and coming. This Brazilian Steakhouse is much like a buffet, only the food comes to you via waiters, and you can pick and choose what you want. The property is situated at 12 West Hill Street.

Mahogany House is located at The Island House and is a lunch and dinner spot Lyford Cay, in western New Providence Island. The restaurant serves delicious and high quality Italian classics, including pizza, pastas, and risottos. Take your pick and order exactly what you want. The property can be found on Mahogany Hill, West Bay Street.

Learn more on these kinds of dining options on New Providence Island by viewing the chart just below.

Other Restaurants on New Providence Island
Name Location Type Phone Number
Aqua Restaurant Downtown Nassau Caribbean, International (242) 322-3301
Balduccino Fine Foods Downtown Nassau Vegetarian (242) 393-6320
Bar Noir 1.0 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach International (242) 677-9000
Caribe Cafe 0.7 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach Eclectic (242) 327-6000
Cleo 0.8 mi. Southeast of Central Cable Beach Mediterranean (242) 677-9000
Compass Point Restaurant 0.7 mi. East-Northeast of Central Gambier Caribbean, International (242) 327-4500
Da Sand Bar and Grill 0.3 mi. East of Central Cable Beach Eclectic (242) 327-7568
Dairy Queen 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Downtown Nassau Eclectic (242) 393-7072
Footprints 3.8 mi. South of Central Gambier Caribbean, Contemporary (888) 909-7001
Haagen-Dazs Shop Nassau Eclectic 393-8077
Humidor Brazilian Steakhouse Downtown Nassau Brazilian (242) 302-9150
Mahogany House 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Gambier International, Italian (242) 362-6669
Olive's Mediterranean Cafe Downtown Nassau Caribbean, Greek, Mediterranean (242) 356-3986
Olives Meze Grill 0.1 mi. South-Southwest of Central Cable Beach Greek, Mediterranean (242) 327-6393
Orange Hill Restaurant 3.0 mi. West of Central Cable Beach Eclectic (242) 327-7157
Poop Deck at Sandyport 0.1 mi. West of Central Cable Beach International (242) 327-3325
Senor Frog's Downtown Nassau International (242) 323-1777
The Blue Sail Restaurant and Bar 1.2 mi. West of Central Cable Beach French, Mediterranean (242) 327-7111
The Library at Rosewood 1.1 mi. East-Southeast of Central Cable Beach International (242) 677-9000
 

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